Annual Meeting

Lancaster Conservancy’s 2023 Annual Meeting

Tuesday, April 25, from 6-7 p.m. on Zoom

We look forward to gathering with you virtually for the Lancaster Conservancy’s 2023 Annual Meeting. Together we’ll celebrate a year filled with accomplishments thanks to the support of this community.


About the Meeting

During the meeting you will hear from the Conservancy’s leadership about the strategic planning and project implementation taking place to protect and restore the natural lands in our region, and we will honor our volunteers and community partners for their outstanding contributions to help save nature!

You will also get a chance to vote in a new slate of officers, vote on Board candidates, and vote on changes to Conservancy bylaws. Please see the following information below that will be up for vote at this year’s meeting:

Board Nominees

Lancaster Conservancy Board Slate of Officers

Immediate Past Board Chair: Sara Lamichane

Board Chair: Eric Nordstrom

Board Vice Chair: Julie Jones

Treasurer: Jennifer Lauver

Secretary: Alex Snyder

Community Impact Chair: Spike Brant

Stewardship Committee Chair: Jamie Rottmund

Land Protection Committee Chair: Chris Ginder

Finance & Audit Committee Chair: Jennifer Lauver

Board of Directors Candidates

Lisa Marshall: New three-year term

Spike Brant: Re-election to a third three-year term

Bylaw Updates

At the Annual Meeting, the Conservancy’s membership will be asked to vote on changes to the organization’s over-50-year-old articles of incorporation, which would allow the organization to transition into a modern nonprofit form, giving the Conservancy’s Board of Directors and Governance Committee the power to change the organization’s bylaws and elect directors. If you would like to know more or ask questions before the meeting, please reach out to Kate Gonick, Senior VP of Land Protection & General Counsel, at or Phil Wenger, President & CEO, at

Please see this PDF to review proposed bylaw updates.

The Lancaster Conservancy thanks our Annual Sponsors